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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' North, Longitude: 76° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.22 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.2"998.13 miwest0° 10' 43.0"12.27 minorth998.04 mi
24 hours11° 49' 52.7"814.03 mieast4° 04' 29.9"280.06 minorth857.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ThiruvananthapuramThu 11:08 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KulhudhuffushiThu 10:38 PM363 km225 miles196 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 10:38 PM365 km227 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboThu 11:08 PM410 km255 miles222 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:08 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
KochiThu 11:08 PM445 km277 miles240 nmNorth N
TheniThu 11:08 PM467 km290 miles252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiThu 11:08 PM482 km300 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CoimbatoreThu 11:08 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
TrincomaleeThu 11:08 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-northeast ENE
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